Rail 18

Richie Rail 18 is a unique illuminated handrail system. Hollow wall brackets conceal the power supply to the LED strip, and the low voltage input makes the handrail safe to touch. The innovative sliding wall brackets allow minimal power feeds to the LED strip for simple installation. Richie Rail 18 is suitable for use on residential and commercial stairs and thoroughfares including accessible routes and urban spaces. The extrusion is designed to be used with various timber profiles and timber types.

  • Suitable for almost any type of timber and timber profile size.
  • D1/AS1 and AS/NZS 1170 compliant wall brackets.
  • Made for stairs and ramps for commercial, residential and public spaces, accessible routes.
Additional Information
  • Customised lengths and configurations, made to measure.
  • New Zealand designed and made.
  • Uniform lighting (reduces or eliminates the appearance of LED ‘dots’ with opal diffuser).
  • Various LED strip colour temperature and wattage options.
  • Installation: Interior only.
  • Material: Timber of your choice, 316 stainless steel wall bracket, marine-grade extruded aluminium, polycarbonate diffuser.
  • Power Supply: 24V DC – remote driver options ranging from 6W up to 320W.
  • Dimming: Various options available including Casambi, DALI, 0-10V, DMX – please enquire.
Mounting Options
  • Glass mounted
  • Post-top
  • Wall mounted
Diffuser Options
  • Opal polycarbonate
Profile Finish Options
  • Natural silver anodised

LED Strip Options


Joining and Mounting Accessories



Wall bracket

WBRR18-SS (Satin finish)

Post top bracket

PTBRR18-SS (Satin finish)

Glass mount bracket

GMBRR18-SS (Satin finish)

Specification Sheet

Installation Instructions

Photometric File

BIM Files